Paris: Mom! Come look at my mess!
Mom: (walking towards the hall tentatively with a bit of fear in her step, sees a large pile of stuffed animals surrounded by Little People toys.) Wow, that's some mess!
Mom: Oh, I misunderstood. That's a nice nest.
Paris: Why would I show you a mess?
Mom: (not sure how to respond without dripping in sarcasm remains silent and lets the conversation end)